Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 1507 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

Special Collections


1 copy of Bāgh u bahār by Mīr Amman Dihlavī, active 1801-1806

Urdu translation of the Qiṣṣah-ʼi chahār darvīsh قصۀ چهار درويش by Amīr Khusraw Dihlavī, ca. 1253-1325. Bound in two volumes

Incipit: اب قصی کا کرتا هون ذرا کان دهر کر سنو

Language(s): Urdu

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: vol.1: 119 f., vol.2: 112 f.
Dimensions (leaf):
Dimensions (written):



Nasta'liq hand


Origin: 19th century CE

Provenance and Acquisition

Gift of Dr. L.D. Barnett


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